19. M5193



Japanese porcelain pale celadon lavender glazed ribbed globular jar with rounded body and gently flared short neck, covered on the base and interior with an even pale celadon lavender Ru-type glaze thinning at the ribs, with brown rim and foot rim.

6 7/8 inches, 17.5 cm high.

Kawase Shinobu, 1989.

Wood box, described as ‘celadon striped jar’, signed and with artist’s seal, Shinobu, on the interior of the cover and the orange cloth.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Purchased at the Shiyu-kai Auction, Tokyo, March 2020.
  • A similar jar with a paler glaze was included in the 1st solo exhibition at Kochukyo, Tokyo, 1985, no. 1.